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Thornberries Bar and Grill

$$ - $$$, British,
179A Kirkway | Middleton, Manchester M24 1LW, England
+44 161 643 8880
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible20%
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“bruschetta” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“family meal” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
179A Kirkway | Middleton, Manchester M24 1LW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a table for 4 Tues 13th July . Arrived and the place was shut . They did not have the decency to ring and tell us . Won't be recommending this pub to anyone , they do not deserve the custom .

Thank Gadge212
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Been drinking and eating at Thornberries for many years now. Since the management change this year, the kitchen has been in a state of flux. It was announced recently that the kitchen has been taken over by the chef from the owners other establishment. A...More

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Never had a bad meal here, from snacks to full 3 course celebration. Friendly staff, always welcoming:-)

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 17 April 2018

bad service, meals overpriced, burgers uncooked, no customer service skills, speaking amongst themselves when we tried to order, a lot of unavailability whereas drinks concerned, rudeness to disabled people in premises observed.More

2  Thank Hope M
HDBTV, Owner at Thornberries Bar and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Hi , im sorry you didnt enjoy you time at Thornberries , could you tell me the date you went in and what drinks we didnt have please ? also we pride ourselves on our service for disabled people . could you explain what you...More

Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Went with my husband for the new Wednesday night steak dinner deal. Two rump steaks and a bottle of wine for £29. It was amazing, a large rump steak with thick chips, onion rings, mushroom and half a tomato. The only down side was the...More

Thank stebbsn48
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Visited for Easter Monday lunch (3 of us). Had cajun chicken burger , Thornberries burger with bacon, beer battered cod and chips. Freshly cooked and really tasty, very well presented. Service is not slow for freshly cooked food (If you want speed, go to a...More

Thank hstubbs2015
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Went for Sunday lunch had booked table for 1pm. Arrived 12.59 gave order at 1.10 received drinks at 1.20 but food did not appear until 2.10 and one meal was missing and appeared 10 minutes later. Food was cool and gave appearance that it had...More

2  Thank dch2018
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Just got home from Thornberries. Arrived 6.10pm - bought a drink at the bar - got shown to a table - then was totally ignored for 20 minutes - didn't buy another drink - left - would not go back!

2  Thank tripper12345678
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Went into Thornberries on Sat around 3:30pm. It looks really nice and the food looked amazing. Thank goodness that awful landlady has gone who ran the place into the ground. We are very lucky in Alkrington to have two great pubs. Fingers crossed it takes...More

2  Thank sexyvin2
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

Went on a Saturday teatime Sat us at a table that was so dark we asked to move ...no bulbs in ceiling lights or wall lamp Meal was ok We had a coupon for half price Wouldn’t rush back ... better places to go but...More

1  Thank janegartside
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$25
Bar, British, Gastropub
Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179A Kirkway | Middleton, Manchester M24 1LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 643 8880
  • E-mail
We are a restaurant and bar serving good quality food and drinks. Our food is freshly made on site, we have a stone-base pizza oven serving freshly made pizza to order. We also serve quality beer and wine. We have friendly staff and a great atmosphere. We cater for any functions and also have live artist on.
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